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  • What is Ticket Scalping?
    There’s been lots of talk about ticket scalping following the recent CMA report and various recent articles like this one from DJ Mag. Let’s step back and cover some basic questions – what is ticket scalping? Why does it exist? Can it be prevented – and is that really desirable or even possible? Scalping is […]
  • Ticketing Fees
    Breaking down those extra costs everybody hates N.B. This is a lightly modified version of an old Twitter thread I initially published in March ‘21 as concerts were starting to come back post the winter ‘20/‘21 lockdown in the UK. With a timeline for the reopening of events now in front of us, ticket sales […]